Capra aegagrus

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Noun1.Capra aegagrus - wild goat of Iran and adjacent regionsCapra aegagrus - wild goat of Iran and adjacent regions
wild goat - undomesticated goat
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Sindh ibex (Capra aegagrus blythi) is a vulnerable subspecies of wild goat (Capra aegagrus), which faced serious population threats.
The genus Ovis and the species aries refer to sheep while at the genus and species level of Capra aegagrus hircus is for domestic goats.
Atrash told WAFA that what distinguishes the Dead Sea desert is that it is located in the middle of three climatic systems - the crater pit, the Jerusalem mountain range and the Mediterranean Sea - which gave it a special advantage that turned it into a tourist area specifically in the spring because of its unique plant and animal diversity, such as the Nubian wild goat (or capra aegagrus), the Dead Sea crow, the rock hyrax or rock badger, and the acacia plant.
Wild goats (Capra aegagrus) and sheep (Ovis orientalis), which have become extinct in several West Asia countries, are considered vulnerable species in Iran (6,7).
and Qurban, A., Evidence of peste des petits ruminants virus (PPRV) infection in Sindh Ibex (Capra aegagrus blythi) in Pakistan as confirmed by detection of antigen and antibody.
(2013) Macroscopic Studies of the Lower Respiratory System of the Red Sokoto Goat (Capra aegagrus hircus).